Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Amended late night service between Manchester Victoria and Blackburn from Monday 15 to Thursday 18 November

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Between Manchester Victoria and Blackburn

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Engineering work is taking place between Manchester Victoria and Smithy Bridge, resulting in the closure of some lines.

The 22:04 Manchester Victoria to Blackburn service will terminate at Accrington. You can use other rail services to complete your journey.

The 23:19 Blackburn to Manchester Victoria service will be replaced by a bus throughout.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Although journey planners are showing correctly, your journey may be subject to alteration at short notice due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Please check before your journey.

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page.

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.